VIVA, A Spanish-language, Irish made, film, set in Cuba, directed by Paddy Breathnach and written by Mark O'Halloran, is this weekend's screening from the Galway Film Society.
Struggling hairdresser Jesús (Héctor Medina ) finds a way to earn some extra money by performing as a drag artist, but his abusive and estranged father has no intention of letting this happen. A bittersweet story of pain, regret, and reconciliation, the film won Best Irish Film at the Audi Dublin International Film Festival 2016.
The film screens in the Town Hall Theatre this Sunday at 8pm. Tickets through 091 - 569777 or www.tht.ie